Begonia roxburghii

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Begonia roxburghii
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Rosids
Order: Cucurbitales
Family: Begoniaceae
Genus: Begonia
B. roxburghii
Binomial name
Begonia roxburghii

Heterophragma roxburghii A.DC.

Begonia roxburghii is a species of plant in the family Begoniaceae.

The Latin specific epithet roxburghii refers to the Scottish Botanist William Roxburgh.[1]


  1. ^ Stearn, William (1973). A Gardenerer's Dictionary of Plant Names (Revised ed.). London: Cassell (published 1963). p. 278. ISBN 0304937215.